Senior Digital Designer - Beauty / E - Commerce

San Francisco
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
posted by:
Jessica Cizek

Job Description:

This position plays a key role in the visual concepting, strategizing and creation of the brand's social channels, website, email campaigns and other digital initiatives. The Senior Designer will be working with the team to help create unique content that is signature to the brand by developing the look and feel while supporting overarching campaigns, core branded template designs that increases engagement with the business objectives. 

• Help support day-to-day creative development of digital initiatives and social channels 
• Push the creative so that the look and feel is unique and ownable 
• Experience with photography and photo shoot direction so that it is consistent throughout the channels while maintaining uniqueness within each social platform 
• Take initiative in working closely with all cross-functional teams 
• Participate in brainstorming and creative synthesis for creative updates 
• Maintain and follow design parameters (style guide), specifications, for assigned design projects 
• Able to present work to the senior team, and articulate ideas well 
• Work on multiple projects concurrently, ensuring deliverables are achieved on time while maintaining the highest quality 


Client Description:

Global beauty brand, but you will be employed by Aquent. Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things: You're paid weekly with the option for direct deposit Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk) Access to Fidelity 401(k) Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.) Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!) Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ Access to free online courses via Lynda.com Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up).


• 5+ years of web and interactive design experience 
• Needs to have a strong foundational type/design eye 
• BA degree in Graphic Design/related field or equivalent work experience 
• Must possess excellent layout/design/production skills 
• Detail oriented with high degree of accuracy 
• Ability to produce effective ideas under tight timelines 
• Ability to take direction and prioritize tasks 
• Self-motivated, a natural problem-solver, and a good communicator with a demonstrated ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously, both independently, as well as collaboratively in a team environment 
• Fluent understanding of current social and digital trends and social landscape 
• Passionate and knowledgeable about digital/web design and understands client interaction in different social channels.
• Willing and able to contribute to the creative spirit and teamwork 
• Expert in Photoshop and organizing files 
• Excellent typography, illustration skills, basic knowledge of HTML a plus 
• Proficient in Illustrator is a plus 
• Interest and/or experience in beauty is a plus but not necessary